Education Literacy and Numeracy Adviser in Rwanda

Ontwikkelingsorganisatie VSO Nederland - Primary Teaching Advisors for Rwanda

Role: English Literacy and Numeracy Teaching Advisors for Rwanda, Primary Education
Start date: 1st of October 2020

About VSO
VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview
To contribute to a significant increase in children’s foundational English literacy and numeracy outcomes and reduction in dropout by providing high quality training and coaching to all English and Mathematics teachers at P1-3, Primary Education.
Intensive support for advanced skills teachers and education through coaching and leadership of both face-to-face and virtual peer-network activities.
They will also build the capacity of district training teams and share qualitative information to support evaluations and on-going adaption of the programme to maximize effectiveness. Whilst each advisor will provide overall support in 2 districts, they can also be flexibly deployed to provide intensified support in other districts as necessary


Successful candidates are likely to have the following skills, knowledge and experience:
• A primary education degree or Post-Graduate Certificate of Education
• At least 4 years experience of effective teaching of foundational English literacy and numeracy and parental engagement in primary education
• Demonstrable understanding of learner-centred pedagogic techniques
• Fluent English speaker
• Good written skills in English
• Capability to produce accurate, reflective reports with reference to qualitative and quantitative data
• Key qualities of relationship-building, adaptability and resilience

This position is for 1 or 2 years.

You can find more information about VSO volunteering conditions like local allowance, accommodation, plane ticket and medical insurance on


Over deze werkgever
VSO is een internationale ontwikkelingsorganisatie die door duurzame kennisuitwisseling werkt aan een rechtvaardiger wereld zonder armoede. Op aanvraag van lokale organisaties in Afrika en Azië zenden wij vakdeskundigen uit die hun kennis en ervaring daar delen. Lokale organisaties kunnen daardoor hun werk effectiever doen. VSO heeft per jaar 200 onderwijsvacatures dus bezoek de VSO website en kijk hoe een onderwijsfunctie in een ontwikkelingsland er voor jou uit kan zien.

Vacature overzicht

  • Geplaatst: 2 weken geleden geplaatst
  • Plaats: Afrika en Azië
  • Functietitel: Education Literacy and Numeracy Adviser in Rwanda